The Lodge at Barrett Farm

I had the privilege to paint this family’s winter getaway home. The treeline behind the house reflects cool blues and purples of the dark tree trunks blurring in the snowy atmosphere. As we get closer to the foreground of the painting, we can imagine this family’s memories spent on the cozy back porch of the house and around the banks of the iced-over pond.

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Oil on Canvas


24 x 36


Kristen Hess

Meet Kristen Hess

Inspired by beautiful colors and light, Kristen’s artwork reflects the discoveries she makes in studying God’s creation. As a follower of Jesus, Kristen takes joy in internalizing and recreating the world around her. When Kristen is not painting, she may be cooking, enjoying life with her husband, playing any kind of games or sports, and daydreaming about traveling the world.